The House and Amenities

Maison d'Être welcomes you in comfort and style ~ Our home is a fully-equipped, 4 bedroom, 4.5 bath house with a private garden and gourmet kitchen. Rented by the week as a “gite,” it has everything you need for a luxurious, comfortable vacation in a unique and magical destination.


Linens and Towels provided, Washer and Dryer available.

    Off Street Parking: One may drive to the front door to unload luggage. The guest parking lot is within a block, just outside and below the Medieval Gate.

2 King Beds (each convertible to twins). 1 Double Bed and 2 additional twin beds. In the lounge is a small, antique bed  which can serve as a twin. Also 2 fold-out twin foam mattresses are available for extra children.

Air Conditioning in bedroom on top floor. Note: thick stone walls keep home very cool in hot weather.

Gourmet Kitchen

Open plan, gourmet kitchen with gas stove and oven. Refrigerator, microwave and dishwasher. Espresso machine. Fully equipped with cookware and utensils to prepare your own Coq au Vin.

Catering Available: you may choose to have a hot, gourmet meal await you upon arrival, or on any evening. Lovely menu selections, including dessert and wine.


Swimming beach is a short walk from the house.??The Lot River is visible as it winds lazily through the valley. From our front door, windows and garden one can view the church at the top and the remaining stones of the Medieval castle, 300 feet above the river.??Across the street is a lovely 18th c. residence. Everywhere is storybook pretty. The village is under consideration as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Communications and Entertainment

  • TV, DVD player and some DVD’s
  • Free Telephone with free international calling
  • Free WiFi (Wireless Internet).

Dining and Outdoor Features

Behind an antique gate & ancient stone wall awaits a beautiful garden for al fresco dining. Dining table & terrace table seat 8. Gas BBQ.